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DEFINITION: Defense in depth is the coordinated use of multiple security countermeasures to protect the integrity of the information assets in an enterprise. The strategy is based on the military principle that it is more difficult for an enemy to defeat a complex and multi-layered defense system than to penetrate a single barrier.Defense in depth minimizes the probability that the efforts of malicious hackers  … 
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Advanced Malware Protection: A Buyer's Guide
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper identifies the essential capabilities you need to deploy advanced malware protection, the key questions you should ask your vendor, and shows you how to combat today's advanced malware attacks using a combination of four techniques.
Posted: 24 Feb 2017 | Published: 24 Feb 2017

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Ransomware: Block Attackers with a Layered Defense
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Uncover what ransomware is, what it does, and how customers can defend their organizations against it. Reveal what a layered defense strategy can do for your organization and how to best implement it.
Posted: 24 Feb 2017 | Published: 24 Feb 2017

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Expert Viewpoints on Access Management and Federation
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Learn how web access management and identity federation enable organizations to manage access both from and to external systems, including cloud services, in a consistent way.
Posted: 24 Feb 2017 | Published: 24 Feb 2017

IBM

Protect Your Critical Assets with Identity Governance and Intelligence
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Learn how integrating policy and governance controls with identity management processes would help your organization undersand, control, and make better business decisions related to access and risk.
Posted: 24 Feb 2017 | Published: 24 Feb 2017

IBM

Advanced Threat Protection: Putting a Solid Sandbox Strategy in Place
sponsored by Dell SonicWALL
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to create a sandbox strategy that maximizes traffic visibility (including encrypted traffic), uses multiple detection methods (leveraging sandboxing, along with passive signature based and heuristic scanning), and possesses an architecture that balances performance, implementation costs and an inability to be detected.
Posted: 24 Feb 2017 | Published: 24 Feb 2017

Dell SonicWALL

Eight Best Practices To Prevent Your Data From Being Held Hostage
sponsored by Dell SonicWALL
WHITE PAPER: Discover these 8 best practices to protect your organization against ransomware attacks, minimizing your attack surfaces as well as reducing your vulnerability and strengthening your overall security posture.
Posted: 24 Feb 2017 | Published: 24 Feb 2017

Dell SonicWALL

2016 Mobile Security & Business Transformation Study
sponsored by IBM MaaS360
WHITE PAPER: Enterprise mobility has transformed security and business practices. Access the 2016 Mobile Security & Business Transformation Study, and learn what 200 respondents had to say about how organizations like yours can conduct -- and secure -- enterprise mobility.
Posted: 24 Feb 2017 | Published: 24 Feb 2017

IBM MaaS360

How Data Privacy Laws Impact Cloud Adoption In The UK
sponsored by Symantec & Blue Coat Systems
WHITE PAPER: Learn the strengths of tokenization when applied to ensuring regulated data never leaves the domain or control of your organization, risking falling out of compliance with the law.
Posted: 23 Feb 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2016

Symantec & Blue Coat Systems

Keep Systems Secure with Best Practices – and Best User Experience – in Mind
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Gain a better understand the benefits of mobile multi-factor authentication (MMFA) and learn why passwords alone aren't enough, about 3 MMFA use-case scenarios, what market factors are driving MMFA adoption, and more.
Posted: 23 Feb 2017 | Published: 23 Feb 2017

IBM

App Security: Shore up the Weaknesses in Your WAF
sponsored by tCell
WHITE PAPER: Delve into the shortcomings of web application firewalls (WAFs) and how to shore up your defenses. Uncover the top 5 requirements for an application immune system and how to protect your web applications and modernize your security policy to stand firm against today's threats landscape.
Posted: 23 Feb 2017 | Published: 23 Feb 2017

tCell

Sonicwall 2017 Annual Threat Report
sponsored by Dell SonicWALL
WHITE PAPER: The threat landscape evolved and shifted over the course of 2016, pushing the arms race between security professionals and cybercriminals to new heights. In this 2017 annual threat report discover key findings, vital takeaways, and a look to the future cybersecurity threat landscape.
Posted: 23 Feb 2017 | Published: 23 Feb 2017

Dell SonicWALL

10 Tips for Protecting Data in the Cloud
sponsored by Symantec & Blue Coat Systems
WHITE PAPER: Discover 10 tips on how to keep your data safe in the cloud. Learn how to limit the harm the cloud poses to your business, mitigate privacy concerns, and retain full control of your information in-transit and in-use.
Posted: 22 Feb 2017 | Published: 22 Feb 2017

Symantec & Blue Coat Systems

Top 5 Questions Answered on How to Best Protect Your Data in the Cloud
sponsored by Symantec & Blue Coat Systems
WHITE PAPER: Discover 5 vital cloud data protection questions and answers in this white paper, covering your organization's first steps into migrating to the cloud all the way to dealing with long-term compliance issues.
Posted: 22 Feb 2017 | Published: 21 Feb 2017

Symantec & Blue Coat Systems

A Look at How Data Privacy Laws Impact Cloud Expansion in Germany
sponsored by Symantec & Blue Coat Systems
WHITE PAPER: Gain a rare glance into the issues that arise when an organization hoping to implement cloud application services in Germany must navigate in order to remain compliant.
Posted: 21 Feb 2017 | Published: 21 Feb 2017

Symantec & Blue Coat Systems

Putting a Next-Generation Firewall Through Its Paces
sponsored by Forcepoint
WHITE PAPER: See how the Forcepoint Stonesoft Next-Generation Firewall was given a detailed product scorecard after being subjected to thorough testing for security effectiveness (exploits, false positives, etc.), performance (UDP throughput, max capacity, etc.), stability and reliability ant total cost of ownership.
Posted: 20 Feb 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Forcepoint

Email Security Threats: Not Just from the Outside
sponsored by Mimecast
WHITE PAPER: Analysts have recently evaluated the state of enterprise security readiness for email threats. Learn how to look beyond basic defensive capabilities to avoid missing out on advancing security technologies.
Posted: 20 Feb 2017 | Published: 20 Feb 2017

Mimecast

The Mimecast Email Security Risk Assessment 2017
sponsored by Mimecast
WHITE PAPER: By testing cloud security services against email security systems, Mimecast gathered data from 25,000 customers to understand the severity of threats and the effectiveness of commonly deployed email security systems. Learn more about what kind of threats are getting through incumbent email security systems both in large number and type.
Posted: 20 Feb 2017 | Published: 20 Feb 2017

Mimecast

How To Eliminate Downtime With NGFWs
sponsored by Forcepoint
WHITE PAPER: Uninterrupted access to Internet-based apps, data, and servers are crucial to a successful business. But how do you eliminate downtime that can get in the way? In this white paper, learn how NDFW security technology can maintain network defenses and make downtime a distant memory.
Posted: 17 Feb 2017 | Published: 04 Mar 2016

Forcepoint

How To Decrease Network Complexity & Help Your IT Staff
sponsored by Forcepoint
WHITE PAPER: According to Gartner, 80% of total IT costs occur after initial purchase. If you want to keep network security high and costs low, you need the right network management system. Inside, learn how you can decrease network complexity and help your IT staff do their jobs better and faster.
Posted: 17 Feb 2017 | Published: 14 Jan 2016

Forcepoint

The security challenge for SMBs in a mobile world
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: In this paper, uncover how blending on-site security with MDM will give you a more flexible and scalable way to secure your mobile devices, data, and user identities. Read on to explore why cloud-based management of devices, information, and users is so important, and ultimately, learn what benefits you can expect for your business.
Posted: 17 Feb 2017 | Published: 17 Feb 2017

Microsoft

The Security Challenge or SMBs in a Mobile World
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: In this paper, uncover how blending on-site security with MDM will give you a more flexible and scalable way to secure your mobile devices, data, and user identities. Read on to explore why cloud-based management of devices, information, and users is important, and ultimately, learn what benefits you can expect for your business.
Posted: 17 Feb 2017 | Published: 17 Feb 2017

Microsoft

IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Email Security 2016 Vendor Assessment
sponsored by Forcepoint
WHITE PAPER: In this report excerpt learn about the email security market, how it is experiencing an influx of new features to deal with adapting threats, and how Forcepoint has been named a leader in the market.
Posted: 17 Feb 2017 | Published: 17 Feb 2017

Forcepoint

Your Guide to Today's Corporate Web Security
sponsored by Forcepoint
WHITE PAPER: Gain insight into the corporate security market with this guide filled with detailed biographies of vendors, analytics of its changing landscape, and a structured way to evaluate any solution.
Posted: 17 Feb 2017 | Published: 31 May 2016

Forcepoint

The security challenge for SMBs in a mobile world
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: In this paper, uncover how blending on-site security with MDM will give you a more flexible and scalable way to ensure that your mobile devices, data, and user identities are secured. Read on to explore why cloud-based management of devices, information, and users is so important, and ultimately learn what benefits you can expect for your business.
Posted: 16 Feb 2017 | Published: 16 Feb 2017

Microsoft

Today's State of Endpoint Protection & Management
sponsored by Absolute
WHITE PAPER: Unravel these 5 endpoint protection myths that are preventing your organization from attaining total endpoint visibility.
Posted: 16 Feb 2017 | Published: 16 Feb 2017

Absolute
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SECURITY MANAGEMENT DEFINITION (continued): …  will succeed. A well-designed strategy of this kind can also help system administrators and security personnel identify people who attempt to compromise a computer, server, proprietary network or ISP (Internet service provider). If a hacker gains access to a system, defense in depth minimizes the adverse impact and gives administrators and engineers time to deploy new or updated countermeasures to prevent recurrence.Components of defense in depth include antivirus software, firewalls, anti-spyware programs, hierarchical passwords, intrusion detection and biometric verification. In addition to … 
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